Fire Commission

The Los Angeles Fire Department is overseen by a five-person civilian board appointed by the Mayor and affirmed by the City Council. Pursuant to the City Charter, this diverse and qualified group establishes goals and provides direction to the Department through Fire Chief Kristin Crowley.

About Fire Commission


The Independent Assessor reports directly to the Board of Fire Commissioners and assists the Fire Commission in providing independent civilian oversight of the LAFD.

About Independent Assessor